Sheriff: Elderly Woman Rescued After House Fire In Oak GroveAllina paramedics and a sheriff's deputy in Anoka County are being called heroes after an elderly woman was rescued from a house fire in the north Twin Cities metro on Monday.
Best Buy Employee Charged With Slashing Electronics Prices To ZeroA Best Buy employee is accused of using the computer at his Coon Rapids store to dramatically lower prices on high-end electronics.
Home Destroyed, Another Damaged In Oak Grove FireCrews are on the scene of a large fire north of the Twin Cities late Thursday morning that is affecting two homes, and there are no immediate reports of injuries. Fire officials were called to the 22000 block of Zion Parkway late Thursday morning and by the time crews arrived, the blaze had spread to a structure to the north.
Police: Forest Lake Motorcyclist Collides With Car, DiesA 40-year-old Forest Lake man died Friday afternoon in Oak Grove when his motorcycle collided with a car at an intersection, authorities said. The Anoka County Sheriff's Office said the incident took place at 5:08 p.m. at the intersection of Vikings Boulevard and University Avenue.
Three People Flown From Scene Of Anoka Co. CrashA witness says three people were flown from the scene of a crash in Anoka County that involved two trucks colliding head-on.
Charges: Man Raped Girl, 16, Multiple Times In One DayA 22-year-old man from Nowthen is accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl multiple times over the course of one day, according to charges filed Tuesday in Anoka County Court. Kelly Eugene Jenkins was charged by the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office with three felony counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct in connection with the incident, which happened Aug. 13.
2 Minnesotans Now Inhabiting The Big Brother House If you watched the premiere of "Big Brother" Wednesday night on WCCO, you met two houseguests from Minnesota.
Girl, 3, Finds Her 'Perfect Match' Bone Marrow DonorIn November, WCCO introduced you to a 3-year-old girl in need of a life-saving bone marrow transplant.
Charges: Woman Drove Drunk, Crashed With Child In CarA 41-year-old Andover woman is accused of drunk driving and crashing her car into a ditch with her 8-year-old daughter inside, according to charges filed Tuesday in Anoka County Court.
Family Hopes Boy, 1, Can Be His Sister's ‘Little Hero’ It is every parent's worst nightmare -- finding out your child has been diagnosed with a life-threatening illness.
Man Allegedly Led Cops On 70 MPH Chase On Stolen Dirt BikeA St. Francis man is accused of leading police officers on a 70 mile-per-hour chase through a residential area on a stolen dirt bike. An officer parked along County Road 22 in Oak Grove heard a racing engine and saw a man speed by in a dirt bike on Sept. 25 at about 9:30 a.m.
Cedar Man Dies After Hitting Dog With MotorcycleA 53-year-old man from Cedar died last Thursday after hitting a dog with his motorcycle back on Aug. 10, according to police.